English version

back onto something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishback onto something phrasal verbOPPOSITE/FACEif a building backs onto something, its back faces it The hotel backs onto St Mark’s Square. back→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
back onto The development is sited three miles from Weston town centre and backs onto green belt land.Burun had rocked back onto his heels.He turned back onto his left.Howard sinks back onto the day-bed.I steered the car up the on-ramp back onto the freeway.Wildfowlers would like to get redshanks back onto the list of birds which can be legally shot.Coming off yet another knee injury, Masakayan took longer than usual to get back onto the sand.Three were dragged back onto the train and taken by the scruff of the neck from station to police car.
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Verb table
back
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyback
he, she, itbacks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybacked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave backed
he, she, ithas backed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad backed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill back
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have backed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam backing
he, she, itis backing
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you, we, theyare backing
Past
I, he, she, itwas backing
you, we, theywere backing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been backing
he, she, ithas been backing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been backing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be backing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been backing
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